Russian word of the day: Купить

Jul 04, 2017

How to say 

"Buy" in Russian

купи́ть

ku-péet'

Verb , imperfective

Perfective - покупа́ть

to buy, to purchase

Examples

  • Я в магази́н, тебе́ что-нибу́дь купи́ть?

    ya v ma-ga-zéen, tee-byé chto-nee-but' ku-péet'

    I'm off to the store, do you need anything (do you want me to buy anything for you)?

  • Смотри́, что я купи́ла!

    smat-rée chto ya ku-pée-la

    Look what I bought!

Additional examples

More Russian sentences with the words that contain "куп".

  • Фру́кты и о́вощи я покупа́ю в ла́вке за угло́м.

    frúk-ty ee ó-va-schee ya pa-ku-pá-yu v láf-kye za ug-lóm

    Fruits and vegetables I buy in a shop around the corner.

  • Покажи́ обно́вку! Где купи́ли?

    pa-ka-zhée ab-nóv-ku, gdye ku-pée-lee

    Show me your new thing! Where did you buy it?

  • Где́ вы покупа́ете тако́й вку́сный хлеб?

    gdye vy pa-ku-pá-ee-tye ta-kóî fkús-nyî hlyep

    Where do you buy such delicious bread?

  • При поку́пке о́птом предоставля́ется ски́дка.

    pree pa-kúp-kye óp-tam pree-das-tav-lyá-ee-tsa skéet-ka

    When you buy in bulk, you get a discount.

  • Шу́бу лу́чше покупа́ть ле́том, когда́ це́нники на зи́мние това́ры в магази́нах сни́жены.

    shú-bu lúch-she pa-ku-pát' lyé-tam, kag-dá tsén-nee-kee na zéem-nee-ye ta-vá-ry v ma-ga-zée-nah snée-zhee-ny

    It is better to buy a fur coat in the summer, when the prices for winter clothes in stores are reduced.

  • Он всегда́ был скупы́м на слова́.

    on fseeg-dá byl sku-pým na sla-vá

    He was always reticent (stingy with words).

  • Мы купи́ли бэу́шный автомоби́ль.

    my ku-pée-lee be-úsh-nyî af-ta-ma-béel'

    We bought a second-hand car.

  • Скупо́й пла́тит два́жды.

    sku-póî plá-teet dvázh-dy

    Miser pays twice.

Same stem words

покупа́ть [pa-ku-pát'] Verb , imperfective
to buy, to purchase
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Related words and phrases

разме́р [raz-myér] Noun , masculine
size
о́птом [óp-tam] Adverb
wholesale, in bulk
дёшево [dyó-she-va] Adverb
cheap
до́рого [dó-ra-ga] Adverb
expensive

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